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1.  Loss of Appetite
A decreased appetite occurs when you have a reduced desire to eat. It may also be known as a poor appetite or loss of appetite. A wide variety of conditions can cause your appetite to decrease, ranging from menta...
Symptoms:
  • Loss of appetite
2.  Anorexia Nervosa
Almost everyone worries about gaining too much weight. But in some people the worry becomes obsessive, causing a condition called anorexia nervosa. Anorexia nervosa is an eating disorder that can result in severe weigh...
Symptoms:
  • Loss of appetite
  • Dry hair
  • Yellow skin
  • Excessive exercise
  • Body ache
3.  Anxiety
What is anxiety? Anxiety often manifests itself as an apprehension about daily life. Learn the basics with this overview of the types of anxiety disorders.
Symptoms:
  • Loss of appetite
  • Burping
  • Hyperventilation
  • Sleep disturbance
  • Impatient
4.  Depression Overview
Depression is a mood disorder. Learn about its causes, symptoms & treatments, and discover strategies for preventing depression. Continue reading!
Symptoms:
  • Loss of appetite
  • Sleep disturbance
  • Binge drinking
  • Nightmares
  • Binge eating
5.  Giardiasis
Giardiasis is an infection that affects your small intestine, caused by microscopic parasites called giardia. Giardiasis is spread through contact with infected people and by eating contaminated food or drinkin...
Symptoms:
  • Loss of appetite
  • Headache
  • Feels hot to touch
  • Nausea
  • Flatulence
6.  Heartburn
Heartburn is a symptom that rarely has anything to do with your heart. It occurs when you feel a burning sensation in your chest that is often accompanied by a bitter taste in your throat or mouth. Symptoms of heartbur...
Symptoms:
  • Loss of appetite
  • Pain
  • Colic
  • Difficulty in swallowing
  • Chest pain at rest
7.  Hypothyroidism
The thyroid gland is an important endocrine gland that controls the body's metabolism. It is a small butterfly-shaped gland located in the front of the neck just below the Adam's apple. The thyroid gland produces th...
Symptoms:
  • Loss of appetite
  • Short stature
  • Obesity
  • Loss of sense of smell
  • Abnormal heart rhythms
8.  Pregnancy
Pregnancy occurs when a sperm fertilizes an egg after it is released from the ovary. An egg enters one of the fallopian tubes where it may be fertilized. The egg then enters the uterus where implantation occurs...
Symptoms:
  • Loss of appetite
  • Indigestion
  • Sciatica
  • Flatulence
  • Heart murmurs
9.  Hepatitis
Hepatitis is swelling and inflammation of the liver. Hepatitis is most commonly caused by a viral infection. There are, however, other causes of hepatitis. These include autoimmune hepatitis (a disease occurring whe...
Symptoms:
  • Loss of appetite
  • Liver enlarged
  • Vomiting
  • General weakness
  • Abdominal tenderness
10.  PMS (Premenstrual Syndrome)
Premenstrual syndrome (PMS) is a condition that affects a woman's emotions, physical health, and behavior during certain days of the month generally just before her menstrual period. PMS symptoms start five to 11 day...
Symptoms:
  • Loss of appetite
  • Ataxia
  • Headache
  • Cold sore
  • Pain
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